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Mitt Romney 7, Sandy 5, New York 5, Abc 3, Virginia 3, Roe 3, Wade 3, Us 3, New York City 2, Chicago 2, Laguardia 2, Barack Obama 2, Jacqui Jeras 2, Christine 2, Miami 1, Between D.c. 1, Vermont 1, Manhattan 1, Montgomery 1, Arundel 1,
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    October 31, 2012
    12:00 - 12:29pm EDT  

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>> live and in hd, this is abc 7 "news at noon," on your side. this is breaking news. >> we start with breaking news where highry county, struck andent was walking to car while school this morning. newschopper 7 over the scene, road at wisteria drive, a little after 7:00 this morning. the 15-year-old christina morris moore, a sophomore at the seneca
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high school. thedriver did stay on scene. no word if charges will be filed. >> we are continuing to find more damage in our area after sandy, like this. if plane flipped over at the airport, east from where the monocracy river overflowed its banks. in the. death toll from storm path now stands at 57 people. populated cityst is trying to rebound. thousands of still without power and subway, in new york. now the latest >> . flames burning in a seaside new jersey community. a gas explosion is thought to thiscaused the fires in exclusive neighborhood. the road cut off by firefighters could not respond, forced to let the whole community burn down. seaside neighborhoods in new jersey swallowed up by water and sand.
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seaside heights, entire blocks of homes are gone. the entrance to the town is under water. we rode it out of because we from a florida. think it would be like this. i've been through hurricanes and never seen anything like this >> . new york city taxicabs submerged in the floodwaters. of the boardwalk in atlantic city in ruins. anthe new jersey shore, park collapse into the ocean. it.e will rebuild but it won't be the same. >> in new york, the city will spend the next several days pumping out flooded subway tunnels. in breezy point, new york, a cops,orhood filled with firemen, and blue-collar morers, a fire destroyed homes.0 >> the kitchen tile and the bathroom tile, that's about all. >> the cause is not known. today, of an attempt to return to normal, as mayor bloomberg
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bell of the new exchange and normal trading resumed. rang the bell. and new york's acordia airport is still flooded and will not accept like any time soon -- laguardia. and tourists have returned, taking pictures next to the , reporting from lower manhattan. storm continuing to cause problems in our area. happened early this morning in northwest. crews had to deal with a small electrical fire while trying to the power back on. no one injured. >> crews are doing a great job restoring power. coming asents are well. is a look at some crews in up to head tog virginia. dominion still has 18th thousand customers without power in virginia. in montgomery,
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prince george's, and anne arundel. pepco just past of thousand. >> the risk of flooding is still over.om be the end of this week before we see the full extent of sandy's impact on the region. john gonzalez is in old town alexandria where high tide brought fear is just a short .ime ago >> it's not over. the one that occurred at 10:00 morning, nothing happened, everything went well. midnight.another at another at 10:30 in the morning tomorrow. is the one that as business owners and residents very concerned. that's why we still see the here.gs it is a nervous waiting game in town, some ready for all to be over. we would have to wade through the potomac river. hours after the height of the
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well before the high tide, flooding caused many off guard. >> it started coming fast. all the way up to our trust -- step. >> businesses and residents have down sandbags and .oard up windows more than once >> you just have to keep an eye on it. >> some businesses have decided them and remain closed for the day. waiting. we were in boats at one time n.ing up and dow >> jane collins refuses to push g down today even though sandy has come and gone. we do get warnings and people evacuate and may move their the second quarter town
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house if they live near the water down here. second floor. >> it's not unusual in old town have a bigto flooding, days after a big storm. the 10:30 a.m. high tide is carefully.ed very as for the blue skies this afternoon and the sunshine, some us it is perhaps on this halloween,. >> we also have to keep an eye on the radar. jacqui jeras is checking the weather conditions. >> it is a little tricky. while there are peaks of sunshine and blue skies, we have there.e showers out look at live super doppler in the belfort furniture weather center. you can see there's some rain coming down in spotsylvania .ounty it is just light rain. brief. be
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we will have a dry afternoon for the most part. will be theool rule, under the influence of moving through the eastern great lakes and into canada. you can see the rainfall and the s less intense and less widespread. if you are traveling today, jfk newark are open, but laguardia is closed and there are rival delays in san francisco. high temperature of 49 in chicago today. degrees for us this afternoon right now with maybe a shower. pretty good overall for the trick-or-treaters. >> even if your property goes keep ourcan still watch a team with you, -- our mobileipl
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app. clerk six days until the onction, things heating up the campaign trail. obama now says he will return to campaigning tomorrow in wisconsin, nevada, and colorado. already back to try voters.ver a rally just wrapping up in tampa with jeb bush and marco rubio. vice president joe biden will in floridaearance while madeleine albright makes campaign stops on the president's behalf today in virginia. coming up on abc 7 news at after 18,000 flights were storm,d because of the idea whening an will finallyelers get home. >> pipe bombs on least on a northern kaduna community. what police are saying. -- a northern virginia community. traffic snarled and sandy turns deadly. traffic snarled and sandy turn[ minto ] you know, those ads saying mitt romney
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would ban all abortions and contraception seemed a bit extreme. so i looked into it. turns out, romney doesn't oppose contraception at all. in fact, he thinks abortion should be an option in cases of rape, incest, or to save a mother's life. this issue's important to me,
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but i'm more concerned about the debt our children will be left with. i voted for president obama last time, but we just can't afford four more years. [ romney ] i'm mitt romney nd i approve this message. >> the first washington area trouble after a crash early this morning. you can see it happened on the of the beltway near
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college park. all lanes are open now. cause of the crash remains under investigation. authorities investigating explosions that happens at home in two homes ing and stafford county. by a pipe damaged yesterday exploded morning. e on normandie avenue in was so powerful that it shattered windows and blew a small hole in the roof. >> i heard a loud bang, kind of crack sound and we knew it was not a transformer. >> none of the occupants in any of the homes were injured. stafford county sheriff's appears all three cases are linked. investigation is underway and there's a press conference at s afternoon. >> the search continues for the the bounty.ain of in his country days since the ship sank off the hatteras in north carolina. guard used to
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develop a helicopter to rescue 14 crewmembers from life rafts taking onship started but another crew members recovered yesterday. jacqui jeras is back with us to look outside. we have a halloween treats. i recorded an awesome time lapse from this morning of the sunrise. it's a beautiful orange glow. we have not had a lot of sunshine. go ahead and take a look at that time lapse. there's a treat for you. that was as the sun came up around 7:30. nice?that it is. we see those blue skies at the end of it, a little parent is tricky, because we are to get those blue to get a shower. that's the kind of data will be with the influence left from sandy. fredericksburg, reporting light rain right now.
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this will not amount to a lot. .t will not be enough we will focus on the here and now. lightn stay there still circulation. moving into the eastern great lakes and ontario today. moisture wrapping around the back side of it. to decrease.g a few reports of roofs have because of the heavyweights of the snow. there was low pressure record of millibars, which would make t pressure of the landfall pertain to the north of cape hatteras. record storm surge at battery park, new york city, of 13.8 feet. and at the birth of this thing, field, 580 miles , that would be the
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record.argest on sandy was a monster storm many people. temperatures are cool. this morning, the low temperatures, 39 in manassas. 49 degrees right now. but still a little cool, but we the 50 this into afternoon. some 50 is already towards the bay. into the future, you can see here and there you get a break in the clouds. , buthereuds will is trying to work way in. mostly cloudy and cool today. 52-56 degrees. trick-or-treating, mostly 51-46.and sunset at 6:08. another reminder is we have to
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back one hour this weekend. of daylight savings time. to getit when i have another hour of sleep. then it gets dark really early. >> it's going to be all right. >> coming up, we will talk with a host of the country music association. a big night coming up. association. a big night coming up. and extended cove
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we had a good group of people. good group of employees out there. this was a booming place. and mitt romney and bain capital turned it in to a junk yard. i was suddenly, 60 years old. i had no health care. mainly i was thinking about my family. how am i going to take care of my family. he promised us the same things he's promising the united states.
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and he'll give you the same thing he gave us. nothing. anncr: priorities usa action is responsible for the content of this advertising. when we think no one is looking. is what we do... mitt romney: believe that they are victims. anncr: mitt romney thought no one was looking when... he attacked forty-seven percent of americans. his companies shipped jobs overseas. his plan cuts millionaires' taxes, but raises yours. he'll voucherize medicare... and make catastrophic cuts to education.
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so remember what romney said... and what his plan would do. president obama: i'm barack obama and... i approve this message. >> wall street is back open for after its long distance sincer-related shutdowns the 19th century. new york mayor michael bloomberg of bringing the opening bell to resume trading. >> as people get back to work in jersey, to get the lights forming long lines are r gasoline. more than 2 million homes and businesses without power in the garden state. six people killed. president obama scheduled to jersey today and will with new jersey governor chris christie. the president also will talk folks recovering and to thank someance of the first responders. nationwide, gas prices dropped after the storm. average for a
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is $3.52. that is down for pennies from yesterday. 11 cents lower than a week ago. -- down 4 pennies from yesterday. get finally starting to following days of cancellations from hurricane audrey d.c. area airports philadelphiaston, flights coming in and out. is a different story. , completely under water, the runway. todayk did open with limited schedules. it is expected to get back to york by friday. amtrak trains are still not york city.o new there will be some service d.c. and new orleans and between d.c. and miami. from d.c. to chicago and
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vermont are cancelled today. officials continuing to assess the damage. >> tomorrow night the stars will gather in asheville for the cma awards. have the honor of carrie to the hosts, underwood and brad paisley. you are both nominated for awards. what is more nerve wracking, hosting or being up for the awards? >> i would not say it is much more nerve it is the bigger task at hand. beens the thing we have for.ring good job and do a we want people to be proud of and to represent our country well.format >> the core audience knows you top of your game. of youen both before and it was a fantastic show. now you've had a chance to work together. the bigt like being on
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stage nationally, trying to draw fans? >> it's all about entertaining. it's not a whole lot different concert, in on a that sense. sure you presse ll the right buttons and are d someone who keeps the night moving. are little bit of the brad.cal joker, will you pull any jokes on your host? usually play pranks on the row.le in the front >> your tourists are on hiatus, them up veryck soon. is it enjoyable touring after ?ll these years what do you do when you first home at the end of a long tour? >> she has a week off right now, be touring all the way through christmas. done for a couple weeks. relax, work in the
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leave. not to i try to stay home as much as possible. husband will be like, let's take a vacation. ipod say i have been living out of a suitcase. to sleep in the do somew days and laundry and feel like a person not someone lives on a bus. we will be watching tomorrow as the country. always enjoy you guys individually and now to gather other greatr superstars that you perform with all the time. good luck tomorrow. that show airs tomorrow on abc 7 at 8:00 tomorrow night. r live reports. autria godfrey will be on the talking to them anncr: which do you believe?
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what mitt romney's tv ads say about women? or what mitt romney himself says? mitt romney: do i believe the supreme coururt... should overturn roe v. wade? yes. and it would be my preference that they, that they... reverse roe v. wade. hopefully reverse roeoe v. wad. overturn roe v. wade. planned parenthood, we're going to get rid of that. i'll cut off funding to planned parenthood. anncr: no matter what mitt romney's ads say. we know what he'll do. president obama: i'm barack obama and... i approve this message.
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at the height of the high rain, the devastating everything, but the celebrated amily new life. a miracle baby born in the storm >> . despite all the destruction of cannot keepcouple your eyes off their little miracle born in the midst of the storm. >> he's perfect. they had a generator, water, food, but it were not prepared for this. lost power at 5:00, right time christine feeling like the baby come.
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>> the contractions were coming fast and strong. >> o began an epic journey through lashing rain and punishing wind. their original plan was to go to this hospital in princeton. when their ambulance got stuck in the mud, they set off for another hospital in another ambulance. but the downed trees and fromnes prevented them making it there. finally, they wound up at a church gymnasiums, where doctors from a nearby mobile medical van baby withoutr the anesthesia. drapes and up the were like, we are doing this. >> have they ever delivered a baby? no. >> baby and mother are doing fine. 5 pounds and two ounces, little liam is already weathered one in mostorst storms people's lifetime. jersey >> .new christine and david have three other children. epidural for an except for this one,
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her first natural birth. a beautiful little boy. coming up -- >> we will talk about early coming up -- >>[ mitt romney ] there are two very different paths the country can take. one is a path represented by the president, which, at the end of four years, t'd mean we'd have $20 trillion in debt.
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i'll get people back to work with 12 million new jobs. i'm gonna make sure that we get people off of food stamps not by cutting the program but by getting them good jobs. i'll work with you. i'll lead you in an open and honest way and to make sure that we all together maintain america as the hope of the earth. i'm mitt romney, and i approve this message.